Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Project Manager
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 108 133
Rank change year-on-year +14 +25 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 13 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.01% 1.40% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.44% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 15
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% +27.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £38,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £52,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1,258 1,601 2,081
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.13% 97.74% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,070 1,348 1,879
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Kent

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Kent.

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in Kent

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Kent over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in Kent

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -4 5 £39,500 -39.23%
Rochester +2 1 £67,500 +68.75%
West Malling - 1 £37,500 - 1
Chatham - 1 £42,500 -
Dartford - 1 £67,500 -
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Change Management
2 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
5 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (23.08%) SLA
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (23.08%) PMO
6 3 (23.08%) Budget Control
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
8 1 (7.69%) Network Security
8 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (7.69%) Validation
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (7.69%) SaaS
8 1 (7.69%) PaaS
8 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
8 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
8 1 (7.69%) IaaS
8 1 (7.69%) People Management
8 1 (7.69%) PMBOK
8 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
8 1 (7.69%) Windows Server

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Change Management
2 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
5 3 (23.08%) Budget Control
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) B2B
7 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) People Management
7 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PMO
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Mitel